• Shop local and handmade at 50+ participating businesses in the walkable seaside village

  • Maker-themed events and specials in local shops

  • Explore the village with a handout map

  • Fun and crafty family activities

  • Festive food & holiday music 

  • Special programming at Rockport's famous art venues

Explore the Makers’ Festival with a visitor’s map!

Explore the Makers’ Festival with a visitor’s map!

Some Event Highlights:

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Enjoy local favorites like freshly caught lobster or clam chowder. Try a craft burger & beer pairing from one of our seaside restaurants. Experience more exotic options from the festival food trucks. Finish it off with locally made treats like candy canes and salt water taffy.  

Participating Shops & Galleries

Shop for unique and unexpected gifts from Rockport’s own makers and indie retailers.

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  • Participating Shops

  • Festive Food Attractions

  • Special Music

  • Crafty Holiday Activities